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Burden Shifting Framework and the PTAB

Earlier this yr, in E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. v. Synvina C.V. (Fed. Cir. 2018) (“Dupont v. Synvina”), the Federal Circuit discovered that the Patent...

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Constitutional Separation of Powers and Patents of Invention

“[T]here may be no limit to the power Congress can grant to the Patent Office over the validity of patents, potentially usurping any role for the judiciary in...

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Four Steps for a Proper Trademark Audit

A trademark audit is a evaluation of a model proprietor’s present trademark portfolio to make sure that the model proprietor’s trademark utilization and...

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The PTAB Promotes Petitioner Promiscuity

IPWatchdog lately revealed an article coping with the federal authorities’s writ of certiorari during which it claims that it’s a “person” entitled to...

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Use of the Book of Wisdom in Reasonable Royalties

An inexpensive royalty in patent infringement litigation is usually decided by way of the development of a hypothetical negotiation between the patentee and...